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Week 11 Period 1, Spelling 9, Review of ED Week6 Period 2

Author: Hsu Yuanbin
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Quiz:

1. Fill in the blank in the above.

2. Now, apes can make tools. Scientists have trained a bonobo, called Kanzi, to do that. But Kanzi%27s not much good at it. He just can%27t get the motions down. And that%27s because he can%27t grip the stones, his thumbs aren%27t long enough and his fingers are too long and he%27s ____________________. He can%27t move his wrists. He can%27t extend it back and get this really important snap. He makes a mess. (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

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4.  I wish to express my ____________________ to Simon Rattle and his remarkable orchestra in Birmingham for providing what has been a wonderful new musical experience for me. (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

5. Fill in the blank in the above.

6. The coordinator of the United Nations has announced that 200,000 survivors of last months earthquake are still trapped in Pakistan. The victims lack adequate food and shelter to ____________________ the winter climate. Other disasters such as the recent hurricane in Guatemala and the millions starving in Africa have left aid agencies with very little available funds. (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

7. Fill in the blank in the above.

8. One person I really admire is Charles Darwin. If you don%27t know, he%27s a very, very famous scientist which lived in the 1800%27s. He was born in England but travelled the world and came up with probably the most influential science of our time. He discovered the theory of evolution, and this theory has changed the way we think about life, and has changed the way I personally think about life and the world and how science works, so he%27s really amazing. He thought outside the box, and came up with something really ____________________ and really important and changed a lot people%27s perceptions. I also like Charles Darwin because he was very into nature and discovering how it worked and how different animals did the same things in different ways, and really brought zoology and wildlife into people%27s homes and into people%27s books, so he made a lot of big changes to the world. That%27s why I like Charles Darwin. (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

9. Fill in the blank in the above.

10. What makes a good student? Somebody who%27s willing to make mistakes. You have absolutely got to make a lot of mistakes if you want to learn anything. So if you just sit back and you%27re ____________________ about what you%27re trying to learn, if you don%27t take risks, if you don%27t try to use what you%27ve learned, even if it makes you look a little bit foolish at times, then you%27re not going to be making mistakes that you need to make so that, %22Okay, I didn%27t get this right. I don%27t quite know this yet, but let me correct it here.%22 Anytime you learn something, it%27s trial and error. If you%27re not making mistakes, you%27re not learning. (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

11. Fill in the blank in the above.

12. The sensor will ____________________ immediately to body heat and bring on a light outside your home whenever anyone approaches. (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

13. Fill in the blank in the above.

14. What am I afraid of? Let%27s see. I%27ve always been afraid of snakes. That%27s probably because my grandmother and father are also afraid of snakes and I must have been influenced by them somehow and their ____________________ to seeing snakes. Plus, they%27re just such – in my opinion – ugly creatures and slimy and just for me not an attractive (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

15. Fill in the blank in the above.

16. When he came out of the water, he was ____________________ with cold. (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

17. Fill in the blank in the above.

18. Todd: OK, Steve you were saying that you%27re a big hockey fan. Steve: That%27s right. I love hockey. Todd: OK. Why? What is it about hockey? Steve: Well, hockey is a really exciting sport. It%27s played on the ice. It%27s really fast. It%27s____________________. Hockey players are always determined to win. Also, playing hockey requires a lot of skill. It%27s a really good sport for spectators to watch because there%27s lots of action. You can watch it at home with friends. Drink beer, eat pizza, and have a really good time. I also like it because I%27m Canadian and it%27s Canada%27s national sport, and Canada is the best hockey team in the world right now. (aggressive, clumsy, endure, grateful, gratitude, original, passive, react, reaction, trembling)

19. Fill in the blank in the above.